An essay by Shirley M. Felton on the five cinemas of Colchester, their opening/closing, where they were, what memories people had of them (in the form of letters sent to Felton by the appendix). The cinemas featured: The Grand Theatre/Hippodrome, The Electric Theatre/Headgate/Cameo, The Vaudeville/Empire, The Playhouse/A.B.C., The Regal/Odeon. Contains many scans of handbills and photos of the buildings.

Item number 65483
Category Essay
Type Cinema Buildings
Language English
Country of origin UK

Part of the Gordon Chapman Collection